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Funding Scotland

Supporting Scotland's vibrant voluntary sector

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the membership organisation for Scotland's charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.

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Funding guide Our funding guide takes you through the key steps to consider when thinking about funding,Funding Scotland Policy & influencing We recognise that funding is one of the key priorities across the,More information Funding policy and influencing Running Costs Crisis #EssentialSector Manage your grant

Credit Union

out more in our FAQs or contact the team on 0131 474 8003 or The good thing about,Payroll deduction is once the first payment comes off you tend to forget about it.,Please check loans policy before applying.


House We talked to Colin Leslie, communications and marketing manager at Leuchie House who told us all about,Scotland We talked to Stephanie Quigley, service manager with Cancer Support Scotland who told us all about,public to join in some of our events to help support our work and we encourage people to find out more about,Frequently asked questions We'd love to hear from you if you have any questions at all about joining,through our frequently asked questions, where we've answered some of the questions we're often asked about

HR service

sickness redundancies and changing terms and conditionsof employment reviewing and developing employment policies,Sign in About the service The SCVO HR Service supports you with your HR needs.,Our policies and guides include all the statutory requirements plus everything you need to be a good,I’m passionate about making HR more progressive and accessible for all.Outside of work I love musical,I would love to talk to you about your people and explore how we can support your organisation through

Scottish Third Sector Tracker

findings - Winter 2023 Waves 1-6 summary report - Spring 2023 Wave 6 findings - Spring 2023 Find out more about

How we’re helping to lead Scotland’s third sector towards a net zero future

We know that learning about climate change and net zero can be overwhelming – there's so much to read,, watch and think about.,Climate Confidence website and pulled together resources that we think are interesting, from top tips to policy

Handling complaints

A clear complaints procedure will: give your board information about concerns, so they can suggest improvements,you may wish to highlight any common themes, particular services or issues that complaints are made about


Research Find out more about SCVO's research into the impact of coronavirus on Scotland's voluntary sector,Coronavirus Third Sector Info Hub Information for charities, social enterprises and voluntary organisations about


Thinking about reserves in uncertain times Thinking about your reserves policy is particularly important,Why should you have a reserves policy?,What do you need to think about?,If your organisation has a lot of money you need to think about spreading the risk between banks in case,policies and action.

AI organisational policies

a policy on employee use.,Internal policies for procuring generative AI products It is important to think about having a policy,Public statements about the organisation’s use of generative AI Your customers, members, donors, or other,stakeholders may be asking questions about your approach to AI.,Digital product teams can start thinking about simple applications, but model capabilities are still

Get involved

Collaborate with us and our members to develop and promote voluntary sector policy perspectives for Scotland